CodeLagos: 337 Schools to Participate in Coding Competition

Over 337 schools across the six Educational Districts in Lagos are all but set to slug it out in a four-day Code Week Competition, Special Adviser to the Governor, Mr. Obafela Bank-Olemoh said on Thursday.

Bank-Olemoh in a statement said that participating schools, including Government and private schools across the State, through the competition, being put together by the State Ministry of Education through the CodeLagos initiative, will be exposed to the world of computer programming as well as foster the rapid growth and development of coding skills among students.

CodeLagos Trains Another Set of 214 Facilitators

As part of preparation to commence coding classes in Primary and Secondary schools in the new term, Lagos State Government held a master training programme for 214 CodeLagos facilitators to ensure they are better equipped to deliver the CodeLagos Coding Framework to students in their various schools.

The training which occurred simultaneously in 3 different centre; Alimosho, Badagry and Ajah was put together for existing CodeLagos facilitators who delivered the training in their various centres last year.